What a helpful question! Thanks for bringing it here. I carry a miniature New Testament to worship, and typically read it for a few minutes as meeting settles. Sometimes later, if I need help centering or am led to consult…"
Thank you so very much for a plain spoken and personal account of the World Conference. This is the first I have read that acknowledges the conflict within each Friend and among Friends. When we are able as a body to recognize the…"
"In my experience FGC is a very loose association of Quaker yearly and monthly meetings who are liberal; i.e., tolerant, in nature. Unlike other Quaker associations like FUM and EFCI, FGC itself is fiercely independent in nature. Therefore, it only…"
"Our meeting made business cards with a color picture of the meeting house, web address, phone number, street address, worship time and a quote from Fox: "Walk cheerfully..." We also collected and printed some brief statements…"
Just a quick point of order: Intermountain Yearly Meeting affiliated with Friends General Conference in 2009?2010? You can probably do a quick search on westernfriend.org and find the blog entry about it, if you're curious about…"
My brief background: first attending Friends while C.O. serving in mental hospital near Philly 1967; sometimes lived many miles from a Friends meeting, but attended every few months such as when my wife and I drove 2 1/2 hours to…"
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